(BRANDON HANSEN/Chewelah Independent)
COSMIC CHARACTERS: Coville teen begins superhero business, providing low cost entertainment for SC families…
While he hasn’t been bit by a radioactive spider … yet… Colville student Shawmus Sargent has a superpower: the ability to bring superheroes to Stevens County.
After seeing how some businesses offer a superhero visit for a few hundred dollars, Shawmus thought he could provide the same service for the kids of Stevens County at a much more affordable rate.
“I grew up in Inchelium and my family has been poor and wouldn’t have been able to afford something like this,” Sargent said.
Sargent started Cosmic Characters last April and has been available for parties at a lower rate between 25-30 dollars an appearance. More